Lear Corporation Buyer in Southfield, Michigan

Tracking Code253623Job DescriptionResponsible for purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors. Responsible for cost effective procurement and delivery of material and services required to support plant and customer requirements.Experience in and working knowledge of strategy execution, supplier relationship management, sourcing recommendation development and presentation. Supplier performance monitoring and improvement, and cost management with roadmap development and execution expected.•Extensive Work experience and judgment required to plan and accomplish strategic goals•May train and guide work of buyers•Negotiates long term agreements•Develops strategy to achieve results•Familiarity with commercial terms and total cost management concepts required•Key competencies for success include: negotiating principles/skills, high level integrity•Priority setting and time management, action orientedroduces results•Strong written communication and presentation skills•Ability to work in a highly productive constantly changing environment•Bachelors' Degree•Minimum 5 years of experience in a purchasing related fieldJob LocationSouthfield, Michigan, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/RegularAuthorization NumberN/AWe are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, are encouraged to apply.